The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Benchmarking
Rank 549 570 510
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -60
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 87 105 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.24% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.27% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 62 91 126
Median salary £50,000 £87,500 £76,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £107,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £45,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -43.75%
Benchmarking
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
35261 39083 41940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.50% 87.89% 87.29%
Number of salaries quoted 30555 32783 34834
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Benchmarking as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in London

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the London region.

Benchmarking Salary Trend in London

Benchmarking
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the London region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Benchmarking Salary Histogram in London

Benchmarking
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the London region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +64 8 £58,750 -12.96% 3
Canary Wharf - 8 £100,000 -
West Drayton - 4 £30,500 -
Croydon - 1 £50,000 -
Hounslow - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £35,000 -
Benchmarking
England

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Benchmarking.

1 67 (40.85%) Linux
2 50 (30.49%) MS Excel
2 50 (30.49%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (29.88%) Microsoft
4 48 (29.27%) SQL
4 48 (29.27%) Finance
5 41 (25.00%) Tomcat
6 40 (24.39%) Apache
6 40 (24.39%) VMware
7 39 (23.78%) Performance Tuning
8 38 (23.17%) Analytical Skills
8 38 (23.17%) VMware Infrastructure
9 35 (21.34%) Oracle
10 34 (20.73%) Java
10 34 (20.73%) Windows
11 31 (18.90%) Python
11 31 (18.90%) Puppet
12 30 (18.29%) Bash Shell
12 30 (18.29%) Jenkins
13 29 (17.68%) Unix
13 29 (17.68%) Project Management
14 28 (17.07%) NetApp
14 28 (17.07%) Solaris
14 28 (17.07%) Performance Testing
15 27 (16.46%) SQL Server
16 26 (15.85%) SAN
16 26 (15.85%) Cisco
16 26 (15.85%) EMC
17 25 (15.24%) LAMP
17 25 (15.24%) Korn

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 41 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 40 (24.39%) Apache
3 24 (14.63%) OpenStack
4 19 (11.59%) IIS
5 16 (9.76%) WebSphere
6 15 (9.15%) Oracle Coherence
6 15 (9.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 6 (3.66%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.83%) SAS
9 3 (1.83%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.61%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.61%) CMS
10 1 (0.61%) JBoss
10 1 (0.61%) nginx
10 1 (0.61%) WordPress
Applications
1 50 (30.49%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.54%) MS Office
3 8 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (4.27%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (1.22%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.22%) InDesign
5 2 (1.22%) SPSS
6 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.61%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (3.66%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (1.83%) RMDS
3 2 (1.22%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.61%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.61%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 23 (14.02%) SoftLayer
2 15 (9.15%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.22%) IaaS
5 1 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.61%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.61%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.61%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.61%) Azure Machine Learning
5 1 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.61%) PaaS
5 1 (0.61%) Route 53
5 1 (0.61%) SaaS
5 1 (0.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (15.85%) SAN
2 25 (15.24%) FCoE
2 25 (15.24%) Fibre Channel
2 25 (15.24%) LAN
2 25 (15.24%) Multicast
2 25 (15.24%) NAS
2 25 (15.24%) WAN
3 20 (12.20%) HTTP
4 13 (7.93%) iSCSI
5 9 (5.49%) DNS
6 5 (3.05%) DHCP
6 5 (3.05%) HTTPS
6 5 (3.05%) SNMP
6 5 (3.05%) TCP/IP
7 4 (2.44%) Internet
8 2 (1.22%) VPN
9 1 (0.61%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.61%) Firewall
9 1 (0.61%) RIP
9 1 (0.61%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (16.46%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.37%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (9.76%) OLTP
4 13 (7.93%) DB2
4 13 (7.93%) OLAP
5 12 (7.32%) Oracle OLAP
6 6 (3.66%) MySQL
7 5 (3.05%) Hadoop
7 5 (3.05%) HBase
8 4 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (1.83%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.22%) Big Data
11 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.61%) HDInsight
11 1 (0.61%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.61%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.61%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.61%) PowerPivot
11 1 (0.61%) Redis
11 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (18.29%) Jenkins
2 16 (9.76%) Git (software)
3 14 (8.54%) Selenium
4 9 (5.49%) HP UFT
4 9 (5.49%) Rational Functional Tester
4 9 (5.49%) SilkTest
5 8 (4.88%) Cucumber
6 6 (3.66%) Axure RP
7 5 (3.05%) Jasmine
7 5 (3.05%) RSpec
8 3 (1.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (1.83%) DbUnit
8 3 (1.83%) JIRA
8 3 (1.83%) JMeter
8 3 (1.83%) JUnit
8 3 (1.83%) LoadRunner
8 3 (1.83%) SilkPerformer
8 3 (1.83%) Toad
8 3 (1.83%) Zephyr
General
1 48 (29.27%) Finance
2 23 (14.02%) Banking
3 14 (8.54%) Marketing
4 13 (7.93%) Publishing
5 11 (6.71%) Retail
6 7 (4.27%) Back Office
7 6 (3.66%) French Language
7 6 (3.66%) Front Office
7 6 (3.66%) Legal
8 5 (3.05%) Telecoms
9 4 (2.44%) Billing
9 4 (2.44%) Dutch Language
9 4 (2.44%) German Language
9 4 (2.44%) Italian Language
9 4 (2.44%) Spanish Language
10 2 (1.22%) Advertising
10 2 (1.22%) Automotive
10 2 (1.22%) Law
10 2 (1.22%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (20.12%) Architect
2 26 (15.85%) Infrastructure Architect
3 19 (11.59%) Linux Engineer
4 16 (9.76%) Developer
5 15 (9.15%) Solutions Architect
6 14 (8.54%) Analyst
7 13 (7.93%) Lead Architect
8 12 (7.32%) Administrator
8 12 (7.32%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 12 (7.32%) Linux Administrator
9 11 (6.71%) Android Developer
9 11 (6.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 11 (6.71%) Senior Developer
9 11 (6.71%) Systems Administrator
10 10 (6.10%) IT Architect
10 10 (6.10%) IT Infrastructure Architect
11 9 (5.49%) Database Architect
11 9 (5.49%) Storage Architect
11 9 (5.49%) Unix Architect
11 9 (5.49%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (15.24%) LAMP
2 22 (13.41%) Middleware
2 22 (13.41%) RabbitMQ
3 18 (10.98%) HTML
4 15 (9.15%) J2EE
5 12 (7.32%) RESTful
6 11 (6.71%) Android SDK
7 9 (5.49%) XML
8 8 (4.88%) Web Services
9 7 (4.27%) REST
9 7 (4.27%) SOAP
10 6 (3.66%) .NET
10 6 (3.66%) Gson
10 6 (3.66%) XBRL
11 4 (2.44%) Rendezvous
12 3 (1.83%) CSS
12 3 (1.83%) Gherkin
12 3 (1.83%) SAML
12 3 (1.83%) Ultra Messaging
12 3 (1.83%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 38 (23.17%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (10.98%) Social Media
3 14 (8.54%) Fintech
4 12 (7.32%) Mobile App
5 11 (6.71%) Data Centre
5 11 (6.71%) Management Information System
6 9 (5.49%) Mathematics
6 9 (5.49%) User Experience
7 7 (4.27%) Statistics
8 6 (3.66%) Copywriting
9 5 (3.05%) Computer Science
9 5 (3.05%) Hedge funds
10 4 (2.44%) Data Structures
10 4 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (2.44%) Mobile Banking
10 4 (2.44%) Virtual Team
11 3 (1.83%) Economics
11 3 (1.83%) FMCG
11 3 (1.83%) Mobile Payment
11 3 (1.83%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 67 (40.85%) Linux
2 34 (20.73%) Windows
3 29 (17.68%) Unix
4 28 (17.07%) Solaris
5 23 (14.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (7.93%) Android
7 7 (4.27%) Debian
8 5 (3.05%) CentOS
8 5 (3.05%) Ubuntu
9 4 (2.44%) Windows Server
10 3 (1.83%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.22%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (30.49%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (23.78%) Performance Tuning
3 29 (17.68%) Project Management
4 28 (17.07%) Performance Testing
5 24 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (13.41%) Configuration Management
7 21 (12.80%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (12.80%) DevOps
8 20 (12.20%) Service Delivery
9 19 (11.59%) Open Source
10 18 (10.98%) Analytics
11 17 (10.37%) ITIL
12 16 (9.76%) TDD
13 15 (9.15%) E-Commerce
14 14 (8.54%) Automated Testing
14 14 (8.54%) Scrum
15 13 (7.93%) Risk Management
16 12 (7.32%) Android Development
16 12 (7.32%) Business Analysis
16 12 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (29.27%) SQL
2 34 (20.73%) Java
3 31 (18.90%) Python
4 30 (18.29%) Bash Shell
5 25 (15.24%) Korn
5 25 (15.24%) Perl
6 20 (12.20%) PHP
7 10 (6.10%) JavaScript
8 6 (3.66%) VB.NET
9 5 (3.05%) Ruby
10 3 (1.83%) R
10 3 (1.83%) VBA
11 1 (0.61%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.61%) C
11 1 (0.61%) C++
11 1 (0.61%) Scala
11 1 (0.61%) XPath
Qualifications
1 21 (12.80%) Degree
2 6 (3.66%) ISEB
2 6 (3.66%) ISTQB
2 6 (3.66%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 6 (3.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (3.66%) MBA
2 6 (3.66%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.05%) CISA
3 5 (3.05%) CISM
3 5 (3.05%) CISSP
3 5 (3.05%) RHCE
3 5 (3.05%) RHCT
4 4 (2.44%) CCNA
4 4 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.61%) ACDT
5 1 (0.61%) ACMT
5 1 (0.61%) PhD
5 1 (0.61%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.71%) QA
2 8 (4.88%) SLA
3 7 (4.27%) Data Quality
4 5 (3.05%) COBIT
4 5 (3.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (3.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (23.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (15.24%) NFS
2 25 (15.24%) SRDF
3 16 (9.76%) Oracle RAC
4 14 (8.54%) Hyper-V
5 13 (7.93%) KVM
5 13 (7.93%) Xen
6 6 (3.66%) Active Directory
6 6 (3.66%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.61%) Docker
7 1 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 31 (18.90%) Puppet
2 25 (15.24%) HAProxy
3 23 (14.02%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.44%) Ansible
5 3 (1.83%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (1.83%) logstash
5 3 (1.83%) Nagios
5 3 (1.83%) OpenView
5 3 (1.83%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.61%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 49 (29.88%) Microsoft
2 40 (24.39%) VMware
3 35 (21.34%) Oracle
4 28 (17.07%) NetApp
5 26 (15.85%) Cisco
5 26 (15.85%) EMC
6 25 (15.24%) HP
6 25 (15.24%) Intel
6 25 (15.24%) Red Hat
7 20 (12.20%) IBM
8 12 (7.32%) Facebook
8 12 (7.32%) Rackspace
8 12 (7.32%) Twitter
9 10 (6.10%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (5.49%) SAP
11 4 (2.44%) Adobe
11 4 (2.44%) DataSynapse
11 4 (2.44%) Sybase
11 4 (2.44%) TIBCO
12 3 (1.83%) Northgate
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